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Alectoris

TranslingualEdit

Alectoris rufa

EtymologyEdit

New Latin, from Ancient Greek ἀλεκτορίς (alektorís, hen)

Proper nounEdit

Alectoris f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Phasianidae — the partridges.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 2006, Gill, F. and Wright, M., Birds of the World: Recommended English Names, Princeton University Press, ISBN 978-0691128276: